Oman passport visa-free countries, which countries are visa-free for an Oman passport?

Citizens of the Sultanate of Oman are subject to visa requirements imposed by the authorities of other countries. Oman passport holders can get visa-free entry or visa on arrival in countries like Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and United Arab Emirates. Omani passport holders need a visa for the United States and the entire European Union. Oman is part of GCC so Omanis can travel and work anywhere in Gulf countries. 

Oman passport visa-free countries

Oman passport holders can enjoy visa-free travel to many countries. If you have an Oman passport, you can visit the following countries without a visa:

  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brunei
  • Cayman Islands
  • Cook Islands
  • Dominica
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • Georgia
  • Haiti
  • Hong Kong
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kosovo
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Malaysia
  • Mauritius
  • Micronesia
  • Morocco
  • Niue
  • Philippines
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Syria
  • Thailand
  • Tunisia
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Vanuatu

Visa on arrival for Oman passport

You can travel with an Omani passport, and get a visa on arrival, to the following countries or territories. Citizens of Oman can get a visa on arrival when they travel to these countries, that means that you don’t need a visa before travelling there:

  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bolivia
  • Cambodia
  • Cape Verde
  • Comoros
  • Gabon
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Iraq
  • Kenya
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos
  • Macao
  • Madagascar
  • Maldives
  • Mauritania
  • Mozambique
  • Nepal
  • Nicaragua
  • Palau
  • Paraguay
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Turkey
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Yemen

Visa online for Oman passport

These are countries that require a e-visa or an eTA, electronic travel authorization, for citizens of Oman. In these countries, and territories, Omani nationals need to get a e-visa or an eTA online before travelling:

eTA, electronic travel authorization

  • New Zealand
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka
  • United Kingdom

e-visa, visa online

  • Albania
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Australia
  • Benin
  • Colombia
  • Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  • Djibouti
  • Ethiopia
  • India
  • Lesotho
  • Moldova
  • Montserrat
  • Norfolk Island
  • Russia
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • South Sudan
  • St. Helena
  • Suriname
  • Taiwan
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vietnam
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Visa required for Oman passport

Citizens of Oman need to get a visa before travelling to these countries and territories:

Afghanistan, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Argentina, Aruba, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Congo, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Eswatini, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, French West Indies, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kiribati, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malawi, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mayotte, Mexico, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Caledonia, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, North Macedonia, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Palestinian Territories, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Reunion, Romania, Saint Lucia, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, St. Maarten, St. Pierre and Miquelon, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkmenistan, United States of America, Uruguay, US Virgin Islands, Vatican City, Venezuela, and Wallis and Futuna.


Sources: Visa Index Oman passport

The above cover image was taken somewhere in Sidab, Muscat, Oman. Photo by Musab Al Rawahi on Unsplash